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List of famous alumni from Lipscomb University, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from Lipscomb University include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished Lipscomb University alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended Lipscomb University are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from Lipscomb University.

Pat Boone and Jim Jinkins are only the beginning of the graduates on this list.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to Lipscomb University?” and “Which celebrities are Lipscomb University alumni?”
Pat Boone is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Lipscomb University Alumni
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Charles Eugene "Pat" Boone is an American singer, actor, and writer. He was a successful pop singer in the United States during the 1950s and early 1960s. He sold over 45 million albums, had 38 Top 40 hits and appeared in more than 12 Hollywood movies. According to Billboard, Boone was the second biggest charting artist of the late 1950s, behind only Elvis Presley but ahead of Ricky Nelson and the Platters, and was ranked at No. 9—behind the Rolling Stones and Paul McCartney but ahead of artists such as Aretha Franklin and the Beach Boys—in its listing of the Top 100 Top 40 Artists 1955–1995. Boone still holds the Billboard record for spending 220 consecutive weeks on the charts with one or ...more

Age: 83

Birthplace: Jacksonville, Florida, United States of America

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James "Jim" Jinkins is an American animator and creator of the animated Doug television series which was later the basis for a feature film. Jinkins also created PB&J Otter. ...more

Age: 64

Birthplace: Virginia, United States of America

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Michael F. Adams is president emeritus of the University of Georgia in the U.S. state of Georgia. Adams began his career in education as a faculty member at Ohio State University from 1973-1975. He later served as vice president for university affairs at Pepperdine University from 1982-1988. After his tenure at Pepperdine, Adams was president of Centre College in Danville, Kentucky for nine years, 1988-1997. During his tenure at Centre, the endowment tripled to $120 million, faculty salaries nearly doubled and Centre was usually first in the nation in percentage of alumni making donations to the school each year. Starting in 1997, Adams served as president of the University of Georgia. Under ...more

Age: 70

Birthplace: Montgomery, Alabama, United States of America

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Beth Harwell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Lipscomb University Alumni
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Beth Halteman Harwell is the current Speaker of the House in the Tennessee House of Representatives. She serves as Tennessee State Representative from Nashville and former Chairman of the Tennessee Republican Party from 2001 through 2004. A longtime member of the Tennessee House of Representatives since 1988, Harwell was a ranking Republican in the House and Commerce Committee chairwoman. She is the first woman to serve as Tennessee's Speaker of the House. In 1978 Harwell received her Bachelor of Arts from Lipscomb University. She received a Ph.D. from Vanderbilt University. She is married to Samuel Harwell. The couple has three children. Harwell received the Small Business award from the ...more

Age: 60

Birthplace: Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States of America

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